2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
4th in FIFA World Cup
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53dTom Marshall, Mexico correspondent

Almeyda in talks to become Costa Rica coach

Former Chivas coach Matias Almeyda has had talks with Costa Rica about coaching their national team and said he has not had any other approach.

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82dAssociated Press

Costa Rica part ways with manager Ramirez

The Costa Rica soccer federation says national team coach Oscar Ramirez is out after the team's disappointing performance at the World Cup.

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89dNick Miller

Limp Swiss through but won't scare many

Switzerland made it to the last 16 but won't scare many on this showing while Costa Rica made it 32 out of 32 teams to score a World Cup goal.


Costa Rica couldn't do more vs. Brazil - boss

Costa Rica coach Oscar Ramirez said there was little more his team could have done after being eliminated from the World Cup in a loss to Brazil.

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95dGabriele Marcotti

Brazil -- and VAR -- triumph at World Cup

Brazil will get the headlines for leaving it late, but the biggest triumph was having Neymar's penalty overturned by VAR review.

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Late goals see Brazil past Costa Rica

Coutinho raced onto a touch from Gabriel Jesus and prodded the ball past Keylor Navas, with Neymar firing in from close range in the final seconds.

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100dNick Ames

Kolarov quality the difference as Serbia win

Serbia needed a moment of pure quality from their defender to see off a resilient Costa Rica side, whose hopes of progress already look bleak.

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100dESPN staff

LIVE: Mexico stun Germany; Brazil begin

Favourites Brazil and Neymar open the tournament with Switzerland, after world champions Germany were stunned by Mexico and Serbia beat Costa Rica.

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102dAssociated Press

Costa Rica's Matarrita out of World Cup

The Costa Rican federation confirmed Matarrita will be replaced on the Ticos' roster by Kenner Gutierrez.

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105dArch Bell

MLS helping Costa Rica develop

Contrary to the debate in the U.S., Costa Rica's emergence has been credited to the presence of Major League Soccer players on their roster.

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111dJayaditya Gupta

Top 10 WC memories: Germany 4-2 Costa Rica

Breaking the curse of the World Cup opener, the 2006 curtain-raiser marked the beginning of the new era for Germany.

RankingsFIFA World Cup

Goal Difference-3Tied-23rd
Goals Scored2Tied-21st
Goals Conceded5Tied-14th